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Please click here to complete our online STAR application: STAR APPLICATION

In addition to the application, students must submit their resume and two letters of recommendation to the Graduate School by the February 16, 2018 deadline date. An application is not considered complete until all supporting documents are received. Please send your resume and recommendation letters to star@nymc.edu or to the address below:

The STAR Program
Graduate School of Basic Medical Sciences
New York Medical College
Basic Sciences Building, Room A41
Valhalla, NY 10595

The STAR Program committee reviews completed applications on a rolling basis. Positions in the STAR Program will be filled as suitable candidates are identified. Admissions notifications will be made via email as soon as your placement is confirmed by the NYMC mentor (after interview), usually no later than mid-March.

successful candidate for admission to the STAR Program should have the following qualities: 

  • An inquiring mind
  • Focus and dedication
  • Persistence in the face of temporary setbacks
  • A willingness to think “outside the box”

The application process is competitive so we need to know a little about you first. Please be sure to review the information and short answer responses we will require from you prior to accessing the application. Note - the online application must be completed in one session. You will not be able to save an incomplete application and return to finish it at a later time. 

For more information on the application process, please refer to our Frequently Asked Questions. Please feel free to contact us with any questions.